‘Lord of the Flies’ Is Returning With a Major Twist You Never Expected

‘Lord of the Flies’ Is Returning With a Major Twist You Never Expected

An adaptation of Lord of the Flies, William Golding’s classical novel about a group of young boys stranded on a remote island, is imminent. But this time, it’s returning to theater screens with a twist…   An all-female cast.   Scott McGehee and David Siegel, known for directing Bee Season and What Maisie Knew, will act as both screenwriters and directors for the remake.   Scott McGehee (left), David Siege / Images Courtesy of Variety    This book-to-screen effort definitely won’t be the first time that Golding’s work has been adapted for our viewing pleasure. In 1963, Peter Brook was the first film director …